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William B "Bill" Armstrong
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Birth: Mar. 18, 1882
Miami
Ottawa County
Oklahoma, USA
Death: Oct. 31, 1938
Spokane
Spokane County
Washington, USA

His father was George Armstrong & his mother, Mary Eliza (Goodwin) Armstrong. They moved to Harrington in February 1901.

He married Maude Estelle Turner 30 November 1905 at Harrington, Lincoln County, Washington.

They farmed but lived in the town of Harrington much of the time. He "was prominently affiliated with civic, fraternal and church affairs. He was one of the promoters of the former mule shows. He served as councilman and mayor, and served on the board of education (1927-1932). He was serving his second term as Commissioner from the Second District, at the time of his death."

He underwent an operation for a gall bladder ailment, pneumonia developed. When he passed away, Harrington and Lincoln County paid tribute to him when all business houses of the town and the county court house were closed during the morning for his funeral.

Their children were:
Herbert Armstrong
Dean Armstrong
Rowena Armstrong Scheyer
Winifred Armstrong Baker
Marjorie Armstrong Tanke - Peters
Woodrow William Armstrong 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  George Albert Armstrong (1857 - 1945)
  Mary Eliza Goodwin Armstrong (1859 - 1941)
 
 Spouse:
  Maude Estelle Turner Armstrong (1888 - 1970)
 
 Children:
  Herbert Luther Armstrong (1913 - 1975)*
  Marjorie Armstrong Peters -Tanke (1917 - 2007)*
  Woodrow William Armstrong (1919 - 1919)*
  Dean H. Armstrong (1922 - 2013)*
 
 Siblings:
  William B Armstrong (1882 - 1938)
  Stella Armstrong Smith (1884 - 1971)*
  Edgar A Armstrong (1887 - 1975)*
  Leodia M Armstrong Richards (1889 - 1974)*
  George Albert Armstrong (1892 - 1918)*
  Florence Armstrong Defabaugh (1894 - 1976)*
  Fannie Armstrong Hambright (1897 - 1993)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Hillcrest Cemetery
Harrington
Lincoln County
Washington, USA
 
Maintained by: Valerie Timm Adams
Originally Created by: Donna Lyle Alumbaugh
Record added: Mar 25, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 50194191
William B Bill Armstrong
Added by: Valerie Timm Adams
 
 
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